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Certificate in Qualitative Research Methods 


 ADMISSION

The programme is open to all students with the required level of English sufficient to successfully engage with the academic requirements of the course. Please refer to our programme page for details of specific admission criteria. 


The programme requires that you have the ability to:


  • write accurately, clearly and concisely
  • read large quantities of text accurately and critically
  • argue logically, consistently and skeptically
  • organize evidence to support a logical argument.

 

DEGREE AWARDED

Certificate in Qualitative Research Methodology


Structure
 

Modules    
 

Credits   


Online

Reflective Writing 

30    


Qualitative Interviewing 

30

     

Methods of Analysis 

30  


Visual Methods 

30


Research Populations, Ethics & Access 

30





EVALUATION

Students are assessed at the end of each module. Various forms of assessment are used across the modules. The pass mark for each module is 60%. Any student who fails an assessment will be entitled to ONE resubmission. The table below provides brief guidance on the general criteria used to assess submitted work. Specific advice on individual modules’ assessment will be supplied by the module coordinators. All assessed work will be double-marked before a grade is awarded.

Grade %


Description


   90%+   

   Truly  Exceptional -  outstanding demonstration of learning outcomes    

   80-89%   

   Excellent   - excellent demonstration of learning outcomes    

   70-79%   

   Good   - comprehensive demonstration of learning outcomes   

   60-69%   

   Satisfactory   - generally satisfactory demonstration of learning outcomes   

   50-59%   

   Unsatisfactory   - generally unsatisfactory demonstration of learning outcomes    

   40-49%   

   Poor   - poor performance in learning outcomes  

   01-39%   

   Very weak   - very weak performance in learning outcomes   

   0%   
 

   No  work submitted for assessment   
 

 

FEES


CHF 1,200


FURTHER INFORMATION

For further information, or to apply for a place on the programme please contact us.

The Research Methods Laboratory, P.O. Box 3169, CH-2001, Switzerland


Web: www.metlab.ch     

Email: online@metlab.ch